Barley Salad

Posted by on Aug 2, 2014 in Recipe | 1 comment

Barley Salad

This year, I have been trying to stay away from highly processed foods. This  has asked me to get creative with ingredients. Stepping out of my comfort zone of rice or even quinoa, and try new things. Grains, Carbs, they can get a bad reputation in my opinion, but I like my grains and so I need to be more adventurous when I use them. My new grain of choice… Barley. It is not just for the condensed beef soups that you may have grown up with. Barley is awesome. 

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Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Sweet White Blend Marinade #SundaySupper with @GalloFamily

Posted by on Jul 13, 2014 in Recipe, SundaySupper | 20 comments

Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Sweet White Blend Marinade #SundaySupper with @GalloFamily

Outdoor dining is one of my favorite parts of summer! I love the laid back atmosphere, plus everything tastes better on a grill. Smokey flavors, friends, family, all paired with laughter and a glass of wine sounds like a perfect evening in my book.

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Grilled Salad with Skirt Steak #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Recipe | 2 comments

Grilled Salad with Skirt Steak #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

Once the heat of July really hits, you will find me grilling most of our meals. Grilling brings an endless array of great ways to makeover meals. Salad and Steak… total classic, we have all had it. Now, Grilled Salad, that is something new. Let me tell you, the colors and flavors that grilling your classic salad ingredients brings out is amazing! You have to give it a try.

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Greek Chicken Burgers #SundaySupper

Posted by on Apr 27, 2014 in Recipe, SundaySupper | 19 comments

Greek Chicken Burgers #SundaySupper

This week, #SundaySupper, is all about meals that have 5 ingredients or less. There are some freebie ingredients such as salt, pepper, oil… but for the most part, the meals that are featured contain only 5 ingredients. This was a really fun challenge. What in tarnation could I make that had 5 or less ingredients? Well a burger sounded good, but Greek Chicken Burgers sounded even better.

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Stuffed Baby Sweet Peppers for Recipe Countdown 2013

Posted by on Dec 14, 2013 in Family Life, Recipe | 1 comment

Stuffed Baby Sweet Peppers for Recipe Countdown 2013

What a week it has been. This Christmas season seems so much shorter than in the past. We hung lights in our windows just last night. I love the glow of the Christmas lights. If we hung lights up all year, would they lose their magic? Perhaps…

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